1984: a novel

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New American Library, 1983 - Fiction - 268 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities. 1984 is still the great modern classic of "negative utopia" in its representation of an imaginary world that is completely convincing.

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I loathed the ending. - Goodreads
Plot: Brillaint Writing: Flawless Execution: Impeccable - Goodreads
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Julia's characterization was so dull. - Goodreads
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1984 by George Orwell is a novel that everyone should read at some point during their lives. Although the slow pace may discourage readers that are bored easily, persisting through the -often tiresome ... Read full review

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This is a hard book to rate. I struggled to get into the experience of it overall, so as an enjoyable book, not an easy read. Overall though I must say I am very glad I read it, the ideas, the ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
70
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

GEORGE ORWELL (1903-1950)?was born in India and served with the Imperial Police in Burma before joining the Republican Army in the Spanish Civil War. Orwell was the author of six novels?as well as numerous essays and nonfiction works.

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